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July 22, 2021

Our guest blogger explains how our food system is being controlled by ENSO.  Also, why La Nina events are particularly troublesome. 

July 20, 2021
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A heatwave of the intensity of the June event in the Pacific Northwest would have been virtually impossible without global warming. But that doesn't mean such events will become common any time soon.

SPherical map of tropical Pacific showing the Dec 2020 temperature anomaly
June 1, 2021
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On June 3, 2021, our ENSO Bloggers did a Tweet Chat to talk all things El Niño and La Niña. Here's the transcript.

graphic combining a global map of June 2021 temperature anomalies and bar graph of historical temperatures each June
July 14, 2021
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Record-warm temperatures over land combined with a sixth-warmest June for the oceans to make June 2021 the fifth-warmest June since records began in 1880.

US map of June temperature anomalies plus graph overlay
July 9, 2021
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June precipitation was average across the country, a balancing out of dryness in the West and wetness in the Lower Mississippi, Eastern Seaboard, and Great Lakes.